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Events listing

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)

All National Park Authority events are currently suspended. Please contact other individual events providers to confirm the status of upcoming events. We ask that all visitors adhere to the latest government advice.

Your National Park is a protected landscape providing spectacular views, iconic wildlife, fascinating archaeology and beautiful moorland villages. From walking, fell running and climbing to air sports, cycling or simply enjoying peace and quiet reflection surrounded by nature, the area offers many opportunities for outdoor recreation that are beneficial to health and well-being.

Interest in such activities has grown enormously in recent years and an increasing number of commercial organisations and charities now organise large scale events within the National Park.

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Events

Battle of Bradfield

Challenging non competitive road cycle ride through the hills of NE Peak District
Cycle event by Dark & White Events
Fee: £24
https://darkwhitecycling.co.uk/sportives/battle-of-bradfield/ opens innew tab

Langsett Trail 13

Starting from the Langsett barn the route will head out around the edges of the forest before dropping down to the bridge in the bottom. From here the route will head all the way up Cutgate to the top were the turnaround point is , then return to the barn
Running event by Peakrunners
Fee: £17.5
http://peakrunners.co.uk opens innew tab

Pennine Bridleway PB57

Second year of Pennine Bridleway PB57km trail run from Middleton Top to Hayfield. The 2019 event run with full permission and satisfaction from PDNP & National Trails. Following which we earned the 'Proudly Supporting National Trails' badge.
Running event by Ranger Ultras
Fee: £53
http://rangerultras.co.uk/index.php/pb57-ultra/ opens innew tab

Peak District Spring Trail Run Series – Round 3

A trail running event starting and finishing from Biggin. The route follows public rights of way around Wolfscote Dale.
Running event by Dark & White Events
Fee: £16
https://trailrunningpeaks.co.uk/spring-series/ opens innew tab

Kinder Downfall Fell Race

A 10ml fell race taking in the Western edge of Kinder and the Kinder Downfall starting and finishing in Hayfield. The race will be in it's 39th year in 2020.
Running event by Pennine Fell Runners
Fee: £6
http://www.t42.org.uk/hayfield/ opens innew tab

White Peak Trail Run

The 5th edition of this popular trail running event on the footpaths, tracks and trails within the spectacular surroundings of the Southern Peak District including Thorpe, Dovedale, Milldale plus the Tissington Trail.
Running event by Dark & White Events
Fee: £23
https://trailrunningpeaks.co.uk/whitepeaktrailrun/ opens innew tab

Peak Epic

The toughest Peak District sportive is back for 2020. The Peak Epic is one of the UK’s most challenging road cycling events comparable in difficulty to the Fred Whitton. This is non competitive challenge ride.
Cycle event by Dark & White Events
Fee: £35
https://darkwhitecycling.co.uk/sportives/peak-epic/ opens innew tab

Passing Clouds Fell Race

A 9.8 mile adult FRA licenced fell race covering some beautiful parts of the peak district including The Roaches and Hen Cloud. The race is a total of 1880 ft of ascent.
Running event by Congleton Harriers
Fee: £6.5
https://www.congleton-harriers.co.uk opens innew tab

Dark Peak Trail Run

The 4th edition of this longer trail running event on the footpaths, tracks and trails within the spectacular surroundings of the Northern/Dark Peak District starting and finishing from Hayfield
Running event by Dark & White Events
Fee: £23
https://trailrunningpeaks.co.uk/dark-peak-trail-run/ opens innew tab

Montane Spine Flare Race

An ultra marathon race that follows the Pennine Way non-stop from Edale to Hawes in the Yorkshire Dales. It is not a team event, undertaken by self-sufficient individual competitors with no external support beyond that provided by the event organisers.
Running event by Ultra Endurance Series Ltd
Fee: £235
https://www.thespinerace.com opens innew tab

Montane Spine Fusion Race

An ultra marathon footrace that starts in Edale and follows the Pennine Way to its conclusion in Kirk Yetholm. The race runs in parallel with the Montane Spine Flare Race. It is not a team race, undertaken by self-sufficient individual competitors.
Running event by Ultra Endurance Series Ltd
Fee: £575
https://www.thespinerace.com opens innew tab

Hathersage Gala Fell Race

Typical Derbyshire village gala fell race. All proceeds donated to the local primary school and Mountain Rescue team. Organised by volunteers – NOT a commercial profit-making activity. Registered with the FRA - has Public Liability Insurance.
Running event by Hathersage Gala Committee
Fee: £5
https://www.hathersagefellrace.org.uk opens innew tab

Maverick Adidas TERREX X/Ultra Peak District

Trail running event that n ow in it's 4th year that starts and finishes at Bakewell show ground (Previously Hope Sports centre). The event is made uo for 4 different distances up-to 50km.
Running event by Maverick Race
Fee: £45
https://www.maverick-race.com/races/the-x-ultra-peaks-2020 opens innew tab

Haggside evening orienteering

Small club only event, running from 1700-2030. 4 courses of 1.2-5.6km in length of varying difficulty.
Orienteering event by South Yorkshire orienteers
Fee: £4
https://www.southyorkshireorienteers.org.uk opens innew tab

INFERNO - Edale's Ring of Hell

Our race will include half marathon and ultra marathon to allow runners of all abilities to enjoy mesmerising views of Peak District
Running event by Tough Trails
Fee: £40
www.toughtrails.co.uk/inferno opens innew tab

Chelmorton Chase

Enjoy pre-race refreshments. Start at Primitive Hall as the village cheers you up the hill. Ascend to the prehistoric barrows of the Chelmorton Low Cross the open moorlands, track to descend down to the finish line on Main Street. Medals for 100 runners.
Running event by Chelmorton Chaase
Fee: £7
www.chelmorton.net opens innew tab

Peak District Mountain Bike Challenge 2020

The route is a circular ride, starting from Hope Sports Club. There are two distances, 37 or 69km with the latter being an extension of the shorter route. The ride will be signed, marshalled and supported by the BHF and a first aid team.
Cycle event by British Heart Foundation
Fee: £40
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Limestone Way Trail Run

A 69 km / 43 mile ultra trail run through the heart of the Peak District limestone dales heading north from Ashbourne and finishing in the village of Hope. The Limestone Way “Half” takes place on the same day – 17 miles (27.5 km).
Running event by Dark & White Events
Fee: £66
https://trailrunningpeaks.co.uk/limestone-way-trail-run/ opens innew tab

Monsal Trail Half Marathon

An out and back Half Marathon from Bakewell to Miller's Dale.
Running event by Nice Work
Fee: £22
www.nice-work.org.uk opens innew tab

Monsal Trail Half Marathon

An out and back half marathon from Bakewell to Millers Dale
Running event by Nice Work
Fee: £22
www.nice-work.org..uk opens innew tab

Peak District South & North

A weeked of trail running on public rights of way covering a full traverse of the Peak District southern white peak and northern dark peak. For each runner we make a donation towards the upkeep of paths and trails within the National Park
Running event by Ranger Ultras
Fee: £85
http://rangerultras.co.uk/index.php/peak-district-south-north/ opens innew tab

Tissington Marathon

A marathon running event, starting on the Tissington Trail in Ashbourne running towards Parsley Hay where runners turn round and return to Ashbourne.
Running event by Nice Work
Fee: £35
www.nice-work.org.uk opens innew tab

Peak District Ultras

The Peak District Ultras are three races wrapped into one epic weekend of running in the Peak District National Park, based in Castleton. 100, 50 and 33 miles routes.
Running event by Peak Running
Fee: £55
https://www.peakrunning.co.uk/peakdistrictultras opens innew tab

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